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President Carter and the Shah of Iran receive salutes after reviewing the honor guard during arrival ceremonies in 1977. Mr. Carter is the last U.S. president to have visited Iran. The Islamic republic now is unlikely to welcome the leader of the "Great Satan." (Associated Press)
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President Carter and the Shah of Iran receive salutes after reviewing the honor guard during arrival ceremonies in 1977. Mr. Carter is the last U.S. president to have visited Iran. The Islamic republic now is unlikely to welcome the leader of the "Great Satan." (Associated Press)

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